Diocese of Oxford

Diocesan News

Our new Rector

Today Andrea Colbrook was instituted, inducted and installed by the Bishop of Dorchester as the 40th Rector of this Parish.  It marks the beginning of Andrea’s ministry and a new stage in the life of this parish. Andrea, we welcome you! May the Lord richly bless you and make you a blessing among us.

Admission of Churchwardens

Gill and Martin attended the Admission of Churchwardens service on Tuesday evening at St Giles’, Standlake. Congratulations to both and enjoy the year ahead!  Churchwardens are the senior lay representatives of the parish. The role of the churchwarden is extremely varied but generally involves management, maintenance and mission in accordance with the Churchwardens Measure 2001…